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2020 June "Navigator" Newsletter

Memorial Day Highlights, Vinnie Ream presentation

2020 May "Navigator" Newsletter
Storytelling class, Southwester article, bread-making class

2020 April "Navigator" Newsletter
Economic recovery provisions for seniors, medical E-visits

2020 March "Navigator: Newsletter
Paint class, new intern, elder financial exploitation seminarconomic recovery

2020 February "Navigator" Newsletter
New Board President; free laptops; prescription delivery

2020 January "Navigator" Newsletter
Message from the new Executive Director; Board and Card Games

2019 December "Navigator" Newsletter
Annual Author Discussion; Christmas Concert to Benefit Waterfront Village; In Memoriam: Marianne Harwit, Joe Rosenstein, George Zapata.

2019 November "Navigator" Newsletter
New Board Directors Elected; Memberships Climb to a Record 190; Thanksgiving Dinners

2019 October "Navigator" Newsletter

Homes of Southwest Waterfront House Tour; Day Trip to Skyline Drive; Anacostia River Tours

2019 September "Navigator" Newsletter
Member Profile: Philippe Hutinet; Save $5 on Homes of the Southwest Waterfront Homes Tour Tickets

2019 August "Navigator Newsletter"
GuideStar Seal of Transparency Upgraded; New Office at The Wharf; Executive Director Retiring

2019 July "Navigator" Newsletter
Annual Village Celebration at Capital Yacht Club; $10,000 Matching Gift; In Memorium: Mona Hennessy

2019 June "Navigator" Newsletter
Annual Transportation Guide

2019 April/May "Navigator" Newsletter
Happy at Home event; In Memoriam: William (Bill) Jones

2019 March "Navigator" Newsletter
Donor Profile: Susan Bradshaw; In Memoriam: Ralph Snyder

2019 February "Navigator Newsletter"
Volunteer Profile: Frani Williams; In Memoriam: Rita Dean

2019 January "Navigator" Newsletter
Member Profile: Judy Judd-Price

2018 December "Navigator" Newsletter
Donor Profiles: Nelson and Carolyn Crouch

2018 November "Navigator" Newsletter
Volunteer Profile: Dick Lang; Holiday Gift-Giving Made Easy; Rides Provided for Voting; Village Night at "Anything Goes," Wellness Seminar: Preparing for a Hospital Stay; Day Trip to Virginia Wine Country; Village Book Club: "The Good Girls Revolt;" Lunch and Native American Murals Tours of the Interior Department's; Thanksgiving Dinners; In Memorium: Ruth Craycraft; December-February Save-the-Dates.

2018 October "Navigator" Newsletter
Member Profile: Vi Baluyut; Waterfront Village Receives Seal of Transparency; Rediscovering D.C.: Lincoln's Cottage; Homes of the Southwest Waterfront House Tour; Capitol Park Open House; Estate Planning Seminar; Meet the Merchants: Splendor Nails and Spa; Seminar: Caring for Those With Dementia; Trick-or-Treat at the Duck Pond; In Memorium: Richard Westbrook; November-January Save-the-Dates.

2018 September "Navigator" Newsletter
Donor Profile: Harlow Pease Launches Legacy Society; Village Night at "Turn Me Loose," book lectures presented by Dupont Circle and Waterfront Villages; Tiber Island Potluck Dinner; Day Trip: Baltimore in the Gilded Age; Member Discounts page available; October-December Save-the-Dates.

2018 August "Navigator" Newsletter
Volunteer Profile: Thorny Staples; Senior Night at the Nationals-vs-Cincinnati Reds; Village Night at "DAVE," Private tour of the National Portrait Gallery; Pan-Asian Lunch and Matinee Screening of "South Pacific" in CinemaScope; September-November Save-the-Dates.

2018 July "Navigator" Newsletter
Volunteer Appreciation Month; Transportation Options and Pedestrian Safety Wellness Seminars; DC Circulator Discovery Trips to Capitol Hill and Navy Yard; Village Night at "DAVE;" August-October Save-the-Dates.

2018 June "Navigator" Newsletter
Member Profiles: William and Ruth Watson Lubic; Washington's Villages Launch Collaborative Effort; June Calendar of Events and July-September Save-the-Dates; New and Renewing Members; "Lunch in the Neighborhood" goes to Scarlet Oak.

2018 May "Navigator" Newsletter
Donor Profile: Eva Whitaker. May Calendar and June-August Save-the-Dates; New and Renewing Members; Walking Group at the National Arboretum; In Memorium - Tim Baker.

2018 April "Navigator" Newsletter
Volunteer Profile: Joe Bressler; "Hold These Truths" Concludes 2017-2018 Village Nights at Arena Stage, 2018-2019 Season Announced; April Calendar of Events; May-July Save-the-Dates; Anniversary Celebration reprinted from The Southwester; Record Number of New Members Welcomed; Memorial Fund at Friends of Southwest DC for Elsbeth (Liz) Bergman.

2018 March "Navigator" Newsletter
Board of Directors Announces 2018 Strategic Goals; Seabury's Enhanced Mobility Card; March Calendar of Events and April-July Save-the-Dates; Thanking our New and Renewing Members.

2018 February "Navigator" Newsletter
Anniversary Celebration Speakers Confirmed; Metro Senior SmarTrip Card; Member Profile: Wilma Goldstein; February Calendar of Events and March-June Save-the-Dates; Thanking our New and Renewing Members.

2018 January "Navigator" Newsletter
AARP Village Volunteer Driver Training; Donor Profile: Andy Peers; Men's Coffee & Conversation; January Calendar of Events; February-June Save-the-Dates; Thanking our December Renewing Members; U.S. Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton to speak at Anniversary Fundraiser.

2017 December "Navigator" Newsletter
100% of Founding Members Renew; Volunteer Profile: Wendy Wright; Special Event: Christmas at Mount Vernon; Chanukah and Christmas gatherings; Village Night at "Nina Simone: Four Women," Lunch at the Wharf: Kirwan's Pub; Special Event: Christmas at Mount Vernon; Holiday Concert and Lunch at the Arts Club; Holiday Shopping Trip to Tyson's Corner; Wellness Seminars: Full Life Planning; "The Pajama Game" Enrichment Event; Meet the Wharf Merchants: Pearl Street; Southwest Chamber Players Christmas Concert to Benefit the Village; January-June Save-the-Dates.

2017 November "Navigator" Newsletter
Day Trip to Historic Savage Mill, Maryland; First meeting of the Village Book Club; Crafting classes continue with Wine & Needles, Lunch at the Wharf goes to the Canopy Hotel, Meet the Merchants of 7th Street SW, Open houses for Capitol Park II and Town Square Towers residents; Village Night at "The Pajama Game; Holiday events announced including Special Event Christmas at Mount Vernon; December-June Save-the-Dates.

2017 October "Navigator" Newsletter
Special Event: Sunset Cruise to Welcome The Wharf; Extra Seats Added to Village Night at "The Pajama: game; Wellness Outreach Series continues with "Home Organizations" and "The Return of the House Call;" Crafting classes launch with seasonal wreath-making; Tech Talk addresses iPhone/iPad issues; Wine-and-cheese social with director of "The Price." November-June Save-the-Dates.

2017 September "Navigator" Newsletter
Special Event: Garden Party at The View; Lunch at The Wharf: Cantina Marina; "Native Gardens" enrichment lecture and performance; "Ernest Hemingway's Secret Life" book lecture; Wellness Outreach Series launches with "The Continuum of Care." October-February Save-the-Dates.

2017 August "Navigator" Newsletter
New Benefits: Shared Hours, Waterfront Cleaners, Tech Talk; Special Event at Hillwood Estate; Welcoming New Friends of Waterfront Village; Lunch at the Wharf: Jenny's; "The Road to Camelot" Book Lecture; Tech Talk at SW Farmers Market; Home Barbering; Cooks Crew Pot-Luck Dinner; Southwest Chamber Players Benefit Concert; First Meeting of the Village Book Club; Membership Dues Update. September-February Save-the-Dates.

2017 July "Navigator" Newsletter
Welcoming Sharon Flynn; Friends of Waterfront Village launches; Senior housing coming to Southwest; Home Barbering; "Raven Rock" book lecture.

2017 May "Navigator" Newsletter
VOYAGES Dining Adventures; Village Nights at Arena Stage September-December; Cooking Club pot-luck; Supporting the Village when flying American Airlines; Shopping at Ginkgo Gardens and lunch on Barracks Row; "Lunch at the Club" goes to Fort McNair.   

2017 March "Navigator" Newsletter
Wes Ven Johnson joins Board of Directors; "Rehab 101;" Planning for Success; Southwest Chamber Players return to St. Augustine's; Book lecture "The Forgotten Irish; Member Discount at Office Depot; "Lunch at the Club" goes to the University Club.

2017 January "Navigator" Newsletter
Board Member Renee Feder moves to California; Launch Celebration; First volunteer class graduates; Book lecture "Three Days in January," Member Discount at Masala Art; Volunteer Profile Bob Rudney; "Lunch at the Club" kicks off at the Arts Club of Washington.

2016 December "Navigator" Newsletter
Welcome from Board President Barbara Ehrlich; Member Services Center opens; Website redesign; Book lecture "Pearl Harbor; From Infamy to Greatness," Volunteer profile Nancy Wartow; LOA signed with Iona Senior Services;